At Alexandra Dental Care we pride ourselves on the happy and friendly atmosphere the staff create. We believe that our staff are a valuable asset and they regularly attend courses and team building events. All staff are well trained, qualified and up to date on all the latest techniques. All the surgery teams are registered with the General Dental Council. You will find our team always friendly, reassuring and efficient but most importantly approachable.
Dentist Yogi Savania
BChD MFGDP PGCE Clin Ed
Yogi Savania qualified in Leeds in 1989, and worked in practice in Derby before coming to Swadlincote in 1996.
GDC Number: 64763
Dentist George Savva
BDS(Lon) 1990 PGCE DipImpDentRCS(Eng) MSc(Implant)
George Savva graduated from the Royal London Hospital in December 1990 and has spent all his working life as a General Dental Practitioner in Derbyshire, firstly as an Associate and then as a Principal at Alexandra Dental Care with Yogesh Savania since 1996.
GDC Number: 66228
Dentist Jag Chohan
BDS Leeds 2003
Jag Chohan graduated at the University of Leeds, where he carried out his training for Bachelor of dental surgery (BChD).
Jag's interests within dentistry include, cosmetic dentistry, in particular (white) restorations. Outside of dentistry, Jag enjoys football, especially playing five a side.
He is also a keen golfer. His aims are to provide a high quality of care for all patients, in a friendly and relaxed environment.
GDC Number: 82901
Dentist Moe Issa
BDS Sheff 2007
Moe graduated from Sheffield University in 2007. Moe has a special interest in perio treatment and has completed a three year Masters of Clinical Dentistry in Periodontology (gums and their supporting structures).
Moe is also a Clinical Teacher at the Charles Clifford Dental Hospital.
In the little spare time he has Moe enjoys playing football, badminton and going to the gym.
GDC Number: 114242
Dentist John Willmott
BDS MFGDP Diploma in Dental Sedation
John Willmott qualified in Dundee in 1973 and has worked in the UK and Australia before joining the Alexandra Dental Practice in Swadlincote.
John has a career long interest in the understanding and care of very anxious patients. He holds a postgraduate diploma in sedation for dental care, and has treated over five thousand anxious patients using sedation to help them receive the dental care that they need. He is always happy to sit and talk through his patients’ concerns with them.
John is able to offer a full range of dental care, with a particular interest in root canal therapy and the provision of telescopic crown retained partial dentures. This type of partial denture is aesthetic, small in size and very well retained. Many of his patients have been delighted by the transformation in their comfort with this type of denture.
He has been a Vocational Trainer for over 20 years and recently received a lifetime achievement award for his contribution to post-graduate education.
He is married to Jenny and they have three grown-up children and a growing band of grand- children that keeps them on their toes! John enjoys country walks with friends and spending time travelling.
GDC Number: 47245
Dentist Usha Sirdevi
Usha has join Alexandra Dental Care from a practice in Nottingham and has a keen passion for restorative and cosmetic dentistry. Usha is also fully accredited to provide safe anti-wrinkle treatment within the practice.
In her spare time, Usha enjoys painting with acrylic and water colours.
GDC Number: 118845
Dentist Rajaishree Armugam
Raj studied at Bart’s and the London School of Medicine.
‘My favourite part of dentistry is getting to know new people, I’m looking forward to learning about the community and learning some new skills. I love to eat and travel. In my spare time I play hockey and my favourite authors are Agatha Christie and Anthony Horowitz. My current conquest is to get better at playing Pool and Snooker’
Dentist Baldeep Jalf
MDDr Charles U Prague
Baldeep graduated in 2010 and has worked in Yorkshire and the Midlands. Bal is fond of the restorative aspect of dentistry and has completed a post graduate certificate in restorative dentistry.
Bal is kept very busy by his twins outside of the practice. While being a foodie he enjoys experimenting when cooking. He loves keeping fit and active through the gym and Thai boxing.
GDC Number: 194661
Dental Hygienist - Helen Ward
CEB Cert in Dental Hygiene 1990, Manchester
Since qualifying as a hygienist at Manchester Dental School in December 1990, Helen has gained experience in hospitals, NHS and private practice.
Since joining our team in 1996 she has been developing the preventative side of the practice and has enjoyed improving peoples dental health.
Helen lives locally with her husband and two young sons.
GDC Number: 3980
Dental Hygienist - Vicky Gopsill
Dip Dent Hygiene Birm 2003
Vicky has worked in the field of dentistry for 18 years starting as a dental nurse in Burton through to qualifying from Birmingham dental hospital as a hygienist in June 2003.
Vicky has lived in Swadlincote for the past 5 years with her partner and enjoys running, reading and socialising with friends and family.
She enjoys meeting new people, helping people with their dental treatment needs and working in a team. Vicky is pleased to work alongside Helen in furthering the good work the practice carries out in preventative dentistry and promoting good oral health.
GDC Number: 6299
Dental Hygienist - Anita Kedziorek
Dip Dental Hygiene 2012 Poland
Anita graduated as a Hygienist from Medical School in Olsztyn, Poland in 2012.
Prior to this Anita has worked as a Dental/Implant Nurse in Dental Practices in both Newbury and Sheffield.
Anita really enjoys her work as a Hygienist and looking after our patient’s oral hygiene. She also likes to ensure that patients have enough knowledge about oral hygiene so they can continue with this at home.
Anita lives in Littleover, Derby with her husband and two young children. She enjoys travelling, cooking and the theatre.
GDC Number: 190334